Coin of Philadelphia with bust of Maximinus I Thrax

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 235–238


Mint: Cilicia, Philadelphia

Dimensions

Diameter: 33 mm. Weight: 15.80 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.1418

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Maximinus right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Tyche stands, head left, rudder in right hand, cornucopia in left.
Inscription in Greek.

Inscription

See attached media

Provenance

By 1964: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour